15 September 2010
Winter, from: Daphnis and Chloé (M. 333; cf. C. books 46)
lithograph in colours, 1961, on Arches, signed in pencil, numbered 59/60 (there was also an unsigned edition of 250 without margins, published by Tériade, Paris, the full sheet, a deckle edge below, pale light-staining, the colours very slightly attenuated, otherwise in good condition, framed
L. 425 x 325 mm., S. 540 x 379 mm.
Reiss, Cohen Inc. and William Strum, Tel Aviv.
Acquired from the above by the present owners.
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